Chess Valley walk (0802)

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    Start dateOctober 17 2022
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    Time10:00 am
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    LocationHP6 6EL
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    Price£5 adult and senior, £0 under 18

A 5 mile circular country walk from Amersham through the Chess Valley. Explore the history of human habitation along the river, from watermills to watercress, and farms to manor houses.

Additional information

Teresa, who volunteers regularly at Amersham Museum, developed this walk during 2021 as part of the Museum’s wider programme.

Terrain info: There are no stiles, but the route is not suitable for wheelchairs or buggies.

Teresa Game. Amersham Museum, Amersham Museum tells the histories of the people living in the town through exhibitions, events, and activities. Largely volunteer-run, visit us to find out more, take part in a workshop or session, enjoy a guided walk, or find out more through our collections and website.
Meet in Amersham-on-the-Hill at the junction of New Road with Chestnut Lane. There is kerb-side parking available near the meeting point.
5 miles
Medium walks (4-6 miles)
2h 30m
Fairly easy (some gentle inclines, steps/stiles)
Moderate
16
Yes (Children comfortable with a 5 mile walk welcomed!)
Yes